Family Programs

Family-Based Education

Family Programs

The Oklahoma City Zoo's family-based education programs offer a wonderful way for the whole family to have fun while exploring and learning together!

Pre-registration required 7 days in advance of program date. Click on program date for self-registration or call 405-425-0218.


Red, White, and Zoo!

Saturday, July 29, 10:00-11:00am

From eagles to bison to oaks and more... The Zoo is full of our nation's most patriotic symbols. Bring the family to learn about why conserving these plants and animals are so important. Ages 4 and up. Cost: $12 (members), $15 (non-members).


Zoo Treasure Hunt Breakfast and Stroll

Saturday, August 5th, 8:00-9:30am

Like to hunt for treasure? During this beat-the-heat walking tour, your guide will reveal historic treasures around the zoo. Includes a fruit and pastry breakfast. All ages welcome. $20 (member), $25 (non-member).


Zoo Time with Grandparents

Saturday, August 5, 2017, 2:00-3:30pm

Grandparents, looking for a cool, indoor activity to do with the grandkids? Come to the Zoo's Education Center for free-flowing activities, crafts, puppet play, and animal meet-n-greet. All ages welcome. Cost: $12 (members), $15 (non-members).


Dig In!

Saturday, August 26, 10:00-11:30am

Come play in the mud with us and learn about mud loving animals. Wear clothes to get dirty in, and maybe a clean pair to change into afterwards. Ages 4 and up. Cost: $12 (members), $15 (non-members).


Back to School Splash

Saturday, September 23, 2016, 10:00-11:00am

Who goes to school under water? Fish! Celebrate the back-to-school season with our wettest residents. Ages: 4 and up. Cost: $12 (members), $15 (non-members).


Cub Club (Toddler Programs)

Bring your little cub as we learn about zoo animals through lessons, crafts, discovery stations, and/or guided zoo tours. Ages 2-5 years. Cost per child/adult pair: $12 (member), $15 (non-member).

Second Thursdays, 10:00am-11:00am

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